Busy Day

From July 6, 2019 Yesterday was a very busy, very long day. I spent over four hours in Cite Soleil with Fr. Tom and Governor Mile DeWine photographing the graduation ceremony at the Becky DeWine High School, which is one of Fr. Tom’s schools. It is named after the Governor’s daughter who was killed in an auto accident while volunteering…

Have Camera, Will Travel

From July 5, 2019 Yesterday’s readings in my two monthly liturgical guides (Give Us This Day and The Magnificat) both had readings for Independence Day Eucharist celebrations. But in Haiti, the normal readings for the day were used. There was very long reading from Genesis and passage from Mathew’s Gospel (9:1-8), which told the story of Jesus healing the paraplegic.…

Happy Fourth

From July 4, 2019 Not sure how to celebrate the Fourth of July in light of the shameful politicizing of the day with tanks and military armor rolling into D.C. or in light of our immoral treatment of migrants on our southern border, including keeping children in cages and not providing them with adequate food or hygiene materials. So much…